Modeling of the Сellular Сommunication System Coverage Area Taking into Account the External Details of the Terrain

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Yevhen Gabrousenko 1,* Anatolii Taranenko 1 Felix Yanovsky 1 Serhii Zavhorodnii 1

1. FAET/NAU/ Ljubomyra Guzara,1, Kyiv, Ukraine, 03058

* Corresponding author.


Received: 21 Mar. 2021 / Revised: 27 Apr. 2021 / Accepted: 17 May 2021 / Published: 8 Aug. 2021

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Coverage area, frequency planning, interference, radio waves, radio-electronic means, reflection, territorial planning


This paper proposes a new approach to estimating the contour of the coverage zone for a cellular communications base station that takes into account meaningful reflecting objects located out of the considering zone. Based on this approach, the procedure for modeling and designing the cellular system coverage area. Unlike known methods, the developed procedure considers the influence of electromagnetic wave reflection from external details of the relief, in particular essential reflecting objects located outside the considered cell. The effect of the external objects on the formation of the coverage area resulting contour is considered analytically, numerically and experimentally. The proposed solution leads to more accurate designing of the coverage area for each cell. This creates the opportunity for further development of designing techniques to more effective engineering solutions at developing and applying cellular communication systems in real situations and at various scenarios.

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Yevhen Gabrousenko, Anatolii Taranenko, Felix Yanovsky, Serhii Zavhorodnii, "Modeling of the Сellular Сommunication System Coverage Area Taking into Account the External Details of the Terrain", International Journal of Computer Network and Information Security(IJCNIS), Vol.13, No.4, pp.35-44, 2021. DOI: 10.5815/ijcnis.2021.04.04


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